Anyone seeking to influence Denver City Council legislation must register with the City and County of Denver as a lobbyist with the Clerk and Recorder's office.
Lobbyists are subject to:
- registration fee
- rules of conduct
- monthly financial reports
- annual renewal and fee
- termination notification
- penalty fees for late filing
- penalty or prosecution for violations.
The registration requirement does not include city officers or employees acting in their official capacity, news media representatives acting in their official capacity, or individuals representing themselves or their organizations without compensation.
More complete information on requirements of those wishing to lobby in the City and County of Denver may be found in the governing ordinance. All those wishing to engage in lobbying should become thoroughly familiar with the requirements in the ordinance.
Documents should be submitted at the City Clerk window in the Clerk and Recorder's Office.